Tom Price (actor)
Tom Price (born 12 July 1980 in Hereford) is a British actor, voice-over artist and stand-up comedian originally from Monmouth, Wales. He is most noted for being the creator of hit Channel 4 quiz format Wogan's Perfect Recall and for portraying Andy Davidson in Torchwood.
Tom Price at "The Hub", a Torchwood Convention
12 July 1980
|Occupation||Actor, comedian, radio presenter|
Price's comedy career began in 1998 when he co-starred in a revue at Monmouth School, These Charming Men. He continued acting as a student at Warwick University, where he studied English Literature. After graduating, he turned down a place at drama school and moved to London. HIs first TV appearance was playing a waiter in an episode of Absolute Power. He is known to television audiences for being one of the stars of the Five comedy sketch show Swinging. He has also appeared in a recurring role as police officer Andy Davidson in a number of episodes of Torchwood, a spin-off from the long running science fiction series Doctor Who. In 2008 he starred in the BBC Three sketch show The Wrong Door and filmed the role of Darrin Stephens in a pilot UK remake of Bewitched, which never got aired. Other TV appearances include Doctors (2009) and Secret Diary of a Call Girl (2010). Price also featured in Renault TV's program The Key. In 2011 Price reprised the role of Andy Davidson in Torchwood: Miracle Day, airing on BBC One and US premium television network Starz.
In 2011 he appeared in an 8-part comedy reality series called World Series of Dating on BBC3 with Rob Riggle. He was most recently a regular alongside Ruth Jones in Stella and appeared in recent series of Count Arthur Strong and Episodes.
Price often performs as a stand-up comedian across the UK and internationally.
In Autumn 2014, Tom supported Stephen Merchant on his European Tour.
Price appeared as Gordon, a young drunken doctor, in the BBC Radio 4 comedy show Rigor Mortis for three series, alongside Peter Davison, Geoffrey Whitehead, Matilda Ziegler and, for series one, Tracy-Ann Oberman. His radio credits also include the Torchwood Radio Play Asylum, in which he reprised his role as Andy.
He hosts the BBC Radio Wales comedy news show "The Leak with Tom Price", which began in September 2014. Prior to that, he regularly hosted the topical comedy radio show What's the Story? on the same station.
In October 2016 Tom became the weekend afternoon host on Magic radio. From September 2017 Tom became the weekend breakfast show host on Magic Radio (6 am – 10 am), taking over from Harriet Scott who was to become the new weekday breakfast show host alongside Ronan Keating.
Price was also one of the presenters of BBC3's Destination Three. He also presented Senseless on MTV. In 2014 he narrated the ITV1 documentary "Quads". In advertising he has appeared in Velvet Triple Soft and Trident "Mastication for the Nation" adverts, and has been the voice of Nescafe. He has performed in a Virgin Atlantic advert and appeared in jingles on the comedy podcast Answer Me This!. He has also played the part of the PG Tips' Monkey. He has also reprised his role as Andy Davidson in a number of Torchwood audio stories produced by Big Finish Productions.
|2014||Episodes||Aaron||TV Series –  at IMDb|
|Stella||Andy||TV Series – Stella at IMDb|
|Topsy and Tim||Paul||TV Series – Topsy and Tim at IMDb|
|2013||The Search for Simon||Simon (older)||Movie – The Search for Simon at IMDb|
|2012||Walk or Fly||Maths Teacher||TV Series – Walk or Fly at IMDb|
|World Series of Dating||James Chetwyn-Talbot||TV Series – World Series of Dating at IMDb|
|2011||Holy Flying Circus||Tim Rice||TV movie|
|My Family||Boy||TV episode "Germs of Endearment"|
|2010||DOA||Luke Chambers||TV Movie D.O.A at IMDb|
|Hereafter||Man||Hereafter at IMDb|
|Secret Diary of a Call Girl||Simon||Episode #3.3|
|2009||Doctors||Richie Dunston||TV Episode – "Rivals"|
|Hotel Trubble||Prince Wally||TV Episode – "Royal Trubble"|
|The Boat That Rocked||Undisclosed||The Boat That Rocked on IMDb|
|2008||The Wrong Door||various||The Wrong Door at IMDb|
|2007||The Scum Also Rises||Billy||TV Movie – The Scum Also Rises at IMDb|
|Living with Two People You Like Individually... But Not as a Couple||Craig||TV Series – Living with Two People You Like Individually... But Not as a Couple at IMDb|
|Nuclear Secrets||Pragnell, Max||TV mini-series – Nuclear Secrets at IMDb|
|2006–2011||Torchwood||Andy Davidson||Recurring role|
|2005||Swinging||various||TV Programme – Swinging at IMDb|
|Absolute Power||Waiter||TV Series – Absolute Power at IMDb|
- "Tom Price". The Comedy Club. Archived from the original on 7 February 2012. Retrieved 7 April 2012.
- "Torchwood: Week Three Filming". Doctor Who News. 30 January 2011. Retrieved 25 September 2012.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 28 January 2011. Retrieved 3 February 2011.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- "World Series of Dating". BBC. 23 July 2011. Retrieved 5 August 2011.
- Edinburgh Festival 2011 listings
- Kettle, James (23 July 2011). "This week's new comedy". The Guardian. Retrieved 5 August 2011.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 15 January 2015. Retrieved 15 January 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- What's the Story? on BBC Radio Wales
- https://www.itv.com/itvplayer/quads-our-first-year/series-1/episode-1-quad-our-first-year[permanent dead link]
- "ANSWER ME THIS! Best Internet Programme 2011 – Sony Radio Academy Awards (Gold)". Answermethispodcast.com. Retrieved 25 September 2012.